Credit Unions Rev Auto-Loan Growth Engines

U.S. credit unions are accelerating their growth in auto lending as the economy improves and many of the financial institutions make a concerted effort to go after car buyers. Credit unions have increased their auto lending by nearly 30 percent since 2012, including a 16 percent increase last year, according to data from Sageworks, a […]

Loan growth sparks auto remarketing need

With the increase of job growth and consumer confidence so far in 2015, it is clear that the economy is moving swiftly in the right direction. According to CUNA Mutual Group’s Chief Economist Steve Rick in his February trend report video, we are currently experiencing a self-sustaining economic expansion period where several credit union factors […]

LEVERAGE adds HLM Accounting and Consulting Services to CU Audit & Compliance Group

BIRMINGHAM, AL/TALLAHASSEE, FL, Feb. 24, 2015 – LEVERAGE, an affiliate of the League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates, announces that HLM Accounting and Consulting Services, Inc. has joined its CU Audit and Compliance Group. The new alliance, which was established this past January, expands the coverage of CU Audit & Compliance Group to Georgia […]

Alabama Credit Union Association announces 2015 legislative priorities

BIRMINGHAM, AL, Feb. 17, 2015 — The Alabama Credit Union Association, an affiliate of the League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates (LSCU), today detailed its main priorities for the 2015 legislative session, which begins on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, and will span for 100 calendar days. The main priorities for credit unions during the […]

Florida Credit Union Association announces 2015 legislative priorities

Tallahassee, Fla., Feb. 24, 2015 – The Florida Credit Union Association (FCUA), an affiliate of the League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates (LSCU), has outlined the top priorities it will be advocating for during the 2015 Legislative Session. The list includes proposals that would provide public depository choice, increase data security, fight patent trolling […]